MoA Technology, an Oxford, UK-based crop protection discovery company, raised £6.3M in Series A funding.
AskBio, a Research Triangle Park, N.C.-based clinical stage and gene therapy platform company, acquired Synpromics, an Edinburgh, United Kingdom-based developer of gene control synthetic promoter technology, bioinformatics and intelligent data-driven design that enables precise cell targeting and gene expression.
Oakley Capital, a Western Europe-focused private equity firm, recently closed its latest fund, at €1.46bn.
Sorted Group, a Manchester, UK–based global delivery software business, raised £15m in Series B funding.
Advanced, a Slough, UK-based provider of business software solutions, secured an investment from Funds advised by BC Partners.
Yoti, a London, UK-based digital identity company, raised £8m in equity funding.
LendInvest, a London, UK-based online marketplace for property finance and investing, received a £200m investment from the National Australian Bank.
Change Group International Plc, a UK-based retail foreign exchange business, acquired the retail arm of SVEA Ekonomi, a Swedish finance group.
Advanced Digital Innovation (UK), a Saltaire, UK-based digital healthcare company advancing a patient app, secures £650k in funding.
Farfetch Limited (NYSE: FTCH), a global technology platform for the luxury fashion industry, acquired New Guards Group, a Milan, Italy-based brand platform for luxury brands’ design, production and distribution, for a total enterprise value of $675m.
Cypher, a London, UK-based coding camps edtech startup, raised £250K in its second seed funding round.
BigHand, a Chicago, IL-based provider of digital dictation software & workflow solutions, acquired Iphelion, a UK-based template management company.
Babylon Health, a London, UK-based digital healthcare service company combining mobile tech and artificial intelligence with medical expertise, raised USD$550m in Series C funding.
Biosignatures, a Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK-based diagnostic technology company focused on blood tests, raised £3.5m in funding.
EnjoyHQ, a London, UK-based customer feedback platform for research teams, secured a $2m seed funding round.